Period
to 25 May 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for Actionable Insight skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Actionable Insight over the 6 months to 25 May 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Actionable Insights (or Actionable Intelligence, Actionable Recommendations)
UK > England
6 months to
25 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 750 623 777
Rank change year-on-year -127 +154 +105
Permanent jobs citing Actionable Insight 425 582 512
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.26% 0.37% 0.27%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.29% 0.40% 0.30%
Number of salaries quoted 275 434 358
England median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -10.00% +11.11%
10th Percentile £26,750 £30,000 £29,000
90th Percentile £75,000 £82,500 £82,500
UK median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year - -10.00% +12.36%

Actionable Insight is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
England
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 147,739 144,161 169,926
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 90.76% 90.51% 90.01%
Number of salaries quoted 119,565 119,064 142,895
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £48,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +4.17% +1.05%
10th Percentile £30,000 £28,000 £27,500
90th Percentile £82,500 £80,000 £77,500
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% - +3.26%

Actionable Insight
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings citing Actionable Insight as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for Actionable Insight in England

Actionable Insight
Salary Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Actionable Insight in England.

Salary trend for Actionable Insight in England

Actionable Insight
Salary Histogram in England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Actionable Insight in England over the 6 months to 25 May 2018.

Salary histogram for Actionable Insight in England

Actionable Insight
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Actionable Insight within the England region over the 6 months to 25 May 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London -90 210 £52,500 +3.45% 45
South East -22 68 £39,797 -11.56% 11
North of England +5 60 £40,000 +14.29% 12
Midlands -83 36 £29,000 -27.50% 3
Yorkshire +40 34 £40,000 -8.57% 5
East of England +9 30 £36,250 -19.44% 5
South West -13 21 £25,000 -51.22% 2
North West -33 21 £32,500 -7.14% 6
West Midlands -1 20 £35,000 -5.41% 1
East Midlands -75 16 £28,500 -28.75% 2
North East - 5 £67,500 - 1
Actionable Insight
UK

For the 6 months to 25 May 2018, IT jobs citing Actionable Insight also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the England region with a requirement for Actionable Insight.

1 232 (54.59%) Analytics
2 185 (43.53%) SQL
3 172 (40.47%) Analytical Skills
4 142 (33.41%) Marketing
5 132 (31.06%) Python
6 124 (29.18%) Degree
7 112 (26.35%) Visualisation
7 112 (26.35%) R
8 108 (25.41%) Business Intelligence
9 104 (24.47%) Data Science
10 95 (22.35%) Tableau
11 85 (20.00%) Mathematics
12 82 (19.29%) Data Visualisation
13 79 (18.59%) Finance
14 78 (18.35%) Data Analysis
15 75 (17.65%) Microsoft Excel
16 73 (17.18%) Statistics
17 71 (16.71%) Google
18 70 (16.47%) Machine Learning
19 65 (15.29%) Problem-Solving
20 64 (15.06%) ETL
21 63 (14.82%) Microsoft
22 62 (14.59%) Agile Software Development
23 61 (14.35%) Power BI
24 60 (14.12%) Big Data
25 56 (13.18%) Computer Science
25 56 (13.18%) Google Analytics
26 54 (12.71%) Data Analytics
27 48 (11.29%) Retail
28 45 (10.59%) Telecoms

Actionable Insight
Co-occurring IT Skills in England by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 29 (6.82%) Apache Spark
1 29 (6.82%) SAS
2 14 (3.29%) CMS
2 14 (3.29%) Drupal
3 10 (2.35%) Elasticsearch
4 6 (1.41%) Apache
5 5 (1.18%) R Markdown
6 4 (0.94%) SharePoint
7 1 (0.24%) Adobe Experience Manager
7 1 (0.24%) ArcGIS
7 1 (0.24%) Commerce Server
7 1 (0.24%) Confluence
7 1 (0.24%) EPiServer
7 1 (0.24%) Ethereum
7 1 (0.24%) IIS
7 1 (0.24%) Sitecore CMS
7 1 (0.24%) WebSphere
Applications
1 75 (17.65%) Microsoft Excel
2 33 (7.76%) SPSS
3 28 (6.59%) Microsoft Office
4 16 (3.76%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 8 (1.88%) Stata
6 5 (1.18%) Spreadsheet
7 2 (0.47%) EViews
7 2 (0.47%) SPSS Modeler
8 1 (0.24%) Chatbot
8 1 (0.24%) CPLEX
8 1 (0.24%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 7 (1.65%) Salesforce.com CRM
2 3 (0.71%) WebTrends
3 2 (0.47%) Oracle Financials
3 2 (0.47%) Remedy ITSM
3 2 (0.47%) SAP BPC
3 2 (0.47%) SAP GRC
3 2 (0.47%) SAP InfiniteInsight
3 2 (0.47%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 1 (0.24%) Cognos Business Intelligence
4 1 (0.24%) SAP Hybris
4 1 (0.24%) SessionCam
Cloud Services
1 56 (13.18%) Google Analytics
2 22 (5.18%) Amazon AWS
3 20 (4.71%) Microsoft Azure
4 16 (3.76%) Adobe Analytics
5 13 (3.06%) AdWords
6 9 (2.12%) Google Tag Manager
7 7 (1.65%) Azure Machine Learning
7 7 (1.65%) Google Cloud Platform
8 5 (1.18%) Azure Data Factory
8 5 (1.18%) Cloud Computing
9 3 (0.71%) Amazon S3
9 3 (0.71%) GitHub
10 2 (0.47%) Amazon EC2
10 2 (0.47%) Amazon Kinesis
10 2 (0.47%) Amazon SQS
10 2 (0.47%) AWS Lambda
10 2 (0.47%) Mimecast
10 2 (0.47%) SaaS
10 2 (0.47%) Serverless
11 1 (0.24%) Amazon Glacier
Communications & Networking
1 12 (2.82%) Skype
2 5 (1.18%) Firewall
2 5 (1.18%) TCP/IP
3 2 (0.47%) Broadband
3 2 (0.47%) SMS
4 1 (0.24%) Internet
4 1 (0.24%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 61 (14.35%) Power BI
2 60 (14.12%) Big Data
3 38 (8.94%) Data Mining
4 37 (8.71%) SQL Server
5 33 (7.76%) Hadoop
6 30 (7.06%) Data Warehouse
7 21 (4.94%) MySQL
7 21 (4.94%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 18 (4.24%) QlikView
9 14 (3.29%) Relational Database
10 11 (2.59%) Apache Hive
10 11 (2.59%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 10 (2.35%) OLAP
12 9 (2.12%) NoSQL
13 8 (1.88%) Data Mart
13 8 (1.88%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 8 (1.88%) Text Mining
14 7 (1.65%) Microsoft Analysis Services
14 7 (1.65%) SQL Server 2016
15 6 (1.41%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 13 (3.06%) Cucumber
2 8 (1.88%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 6 (1.41%) RStudio
4 5 (1.18%) Git (software)
4 5 (1.18%) Subversion
5 3 (0.71%) Jenkins
5 3 (0.71%) TeamCity
6 2 (0.47%) Axure RP
6 2 (0.47%) Eclipse
6 2 (0.47%) Eclipse RCP
6 2 (0.47%) JIRA
6 2 (0.47%) Visual Website Optimizer
6 2 (0.47%) webpack
7 1 (0.24%) Babel
7 1 (0.24%) Grunt
7 1 (0.24%) gulp
7 1 (0.24%) Jasmine
7 1 (0.24%) Karma Test Runner
7 1 (0.24%) Mocha
General
1 142 (33.41%) Marketing
2 79 (18.59%) Finance
3 48 (11.29%) Retail
4 45 (10.59%) Telecoms
5 36 (8.47%) Advertising
6 32 (7.53%) Games
7 12 (2.82%) Law
8 11 (2.59%) Pharmaceutical
9 8 (1.88%) Aerospace
9 8 (1.88%) Banking
9 8 (1.88%) Manufacturing
10 6 (1.41%) Military
11 5 (1.18%) Electronics
11 5 (1.18%) German Language
12 4 (0.94%) Digital Economy
12 4 (0.94%) Legal
13 3 (0.71%) Publishing
14 2 (0.47%) French Language
14 2 (0.47%) Spanish Language
15 1 (0.24%) Italian Language
Job Titles
1 185 (43.53%) Analyst
2 76 (17.88%) Data Analyst
3 53 (12.47%) Developer
4 47 (11.06%) Data Scientist
5 33 (7.76%) Senior Analyst
6 31 (7.29%) Insight Analyst
7 30 (7.06%) Business Intelligence Analyst
8 29 (6.82%) Consultant
8 29 (6.82%) Digital Analyst
9 20 (4.71%) SQL Analyst
10 19 (4.47%) Analytics Manager
11 17 (4.00%) Marketing Analyst
12 15 (3.53%) Customer Analyst
12 15 (3.53%) Data Engineer
12 15 (3.53%) Lead Developer
13 14 (3.29%) Senior Insight Analyst
13 14 (3.29%) SQL Data Analyst
14 13 (3.06%) Java Developer
15 12 (2.82%) Business Analyst
15 12 (2.82%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (3.76%) AngularJS
1 16 (3.76%) CSS
1 16 (3.76%) HTML
2 13 (3.06%) Hibernate
2 13 (3.06%) JPA
2 13 (3.06%) Spring
2 13 (3.06%) Spring Boot
2 13 (3.06%) Spring Security
3 9 (2.12%) D3.js
3 9 (2.12%) Natural Language Processing
4 8 (1.88%) Sphinx
5 7 (1.65%) .NET
5 7 (1.65%) XML
6 6 (1.41%) .NET Framework
6 6 (1.41%) Entity Framework
6 6 (1.41%) JSON
6 6 (1.41%) Web Services
7 5 (1.18%) Kafka
7 5 (1.18%) Pandas
7 5 (1.18%) SparkR
Miscellaneous
1 172 (40.47%) Analytical Skills
2 56 (13.18%) Computer Science
3 45 (10.59%) User Experience
4 35 (8.24%) Management Information System
5 34 (8.00%) Algorithms
6 25 (5.88%) Fintech
7 14 (3.29%) Social Media
8 13 (3.06%) Self-Motivation
9 12 (2.82%) Social Network
10 11 (2.59%) Life Science
11 8 (1.88%) Data Structures
11 8 (1.88%) iPad
12 7 (1.65%) FMCG
13 5 (1.18%) Data Centre
13 5 (1.18%) Digital Media
13 5 (1.18%) Security Operations Centre
14 4 (0.94%) Cyber Kill Chain
14 4 (0.94%) Data Protection Act
14 4 (0.94%) Public Cloud
15 3 (0.71%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 16 (3.76%) Linux
2 4 (0.94%) FreeBSD
3 3 (0.71%) Windows
4 2 (0.47%) Android
4 2 (0.47%) Apple iOS
5 1 (0.24%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 232 (54.59%) Analytics
2 112 (26.35%) Visualisation
3 108 (25.41%) Business Intelligence
4 104 (24.47%) Data Science
5 85 (20.00%) Mathematics
6 82 (19.29%) Data Visualisation
7 78 (18.35%) Data Analysis
8 73 (17.18%) Statistics
9 70 (16.47%) Machine Learning
10 65 (15.29%) Problem-Solving
11 64 (15.06%) ETL
12 62 (14.59%) Agile Software Development
13 54 (12.71%) Data Analytics
14 43 (10.12%) CRM
15 39 (9.18%) Data Modelling
15 39 (9.18%) Digital Marketing
15 39 (9.18%) Predictive Modelling
16 36 (8.47%) Decision-Making
16 36 (8.47%) Digital Analytics
17 33 (7.76%) Statistical Analysis
Programming Languages
1 185 (43.53%) SQL
2 132 (31.06%) Python
3 112 (26.35%) R
4 36 (8.47%) Java
4 36 (8.47%) JavaScript
5 19 (4.47%) T-SQL
6 15 (3.53%) Java 8
7 14 (3.29%) Scala
8 13 (3.06%) C++
9 12 (2.82%) MATLAB
10 10 (2.35%) Shell Script
11 8 (1.88%) Perl
11 8 (1.88%) VBA
12 6 (1.41%) C
12 6 (1.41%) C#
13 5 (1.18%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
14 4 (0.94%) ES6
15 2 (0.47%) Fortran
15 2 (0.47%) HiveQL
15 2 (0.47%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 124 (29.18%) Degree
2 35 (8.24%) Numerate Degree
3 22 (5.18%) PhD
4 14 (3.29%) Security Cleared
5 10 (2.35%) Computer Science Degree
6 9 (2.12%) CISA
7 8 (1.88%) MCSD
7 8 (1.88%) Microsoft Certification
7 8 (1.88%) Microsoft Certified Architect
8 7 (1.65%) CISM
8 7 (1.65%) CISSP
8 7 (1.65%) GIAC
8 7 (1.65%) SANS
9 6 (1.41%) MBA
10 5 (1.18%) DBS Check
10 5 (1.18%) SC Cleared
11 4 (0.94%) CCNA
11 4 (0.94%) CCSA
11 4 (0.94%) Cisco Certification
11 4 (0.94%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 28 (6.59%) Actionable Recommendations
2 24 (5.65%) Data Quality
3 10 (2.35%) GDPR
3 10 (2.35%) QA
4 5 (1.18%) COBIT
5 3 (0.71%) COSO
5 3 (0.71%) Cyber Essentials
5 3 (0.71%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 3 (0.71%) PCI DSS
6 2 (0.47%) PMO
7 1 (0.24%) ISO 31000
System Software
1 6 (1.41%) Docker
2 3 (0.71%) HDFS
3 2 (0.47%) Apache Flume
Systems Management
1 8 (1.88%) Single Sign-On
2 4 (0.94%) Juniper STRM
2 4 (0.94%) QRadar
2 4 (0.94%) RSA enVision
2 4 (0.94%) RSA Security Analytics
3 2 (0.47%) ServiceCenter
4 1 (0.24%) Computer Incident Response Team
4 1 (0.24%) Kibana
4 1 (0.24%) Microsoft Intune
4 1 (0.24%) Puppet
4 1 (0.24%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 95 (22.35%) Tableau
2 71 (16.71%) Google
3 63 (14.82%) Microsoft
4 27 (6.35%) Adobe
5 17 (4.00%) Alteryx
6 14 (3.29%) Oracle
7 13 (3.06%) MicroStrategy
8 12 (2.82%) Salesforce.com
8 12 (2.82%) WorldPay
9 9 (2.12%) Facebook
9 9 (2.12%) IBM
10 8 (1.88%) Capita
10 8 (1.88%) SAP
10 8 (1.88%) Talend
11 7 (1.65%) Intel
12 5 (1.18%) Cognos
13 4 (0.94%) CheckPoint
13 4 (0.94%) Cisco
13 4 (0.94%) Juniper
13 4 (0.94%) Sun